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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT) is dedicated to providing high quality care with compassion. They deliver many of the NHS services that are provided outside of hospital and in the community, such as physical and mental health, and specialist services. Together with global, national and local partners, they conduct high-quality and ground-breaking research into mental and physical health and support innovation to improve patient care.

CPFT is a health and social care organisation and has clinical teams providing services in inpatient, community and primary care settings. Services include among others:

  • Adult mental health
  • Forensic and specialist mental health
  • Older people’s mental health
  • Children’s mental health
  • Children’s community
  • Older people and adult community

CPFT support a population of just under a million people and employ nearly 4,000 staff. Their biggest bases are at the Cavell Centre, Peterborough, and Fulbourn Hospital, Cambridge, but their staff are based in more than 50 locations.

” Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust strives to improve the health and wellbeing of the people we care for, our staff and members, to support and empower them to lead a fulfilling life”

Location and cost of living

This NHS Trust serves the community mainly around the areas of Peterborough and Cambridge, both located in the county of Cambridgeshire

The quintessentially British city of Cambridge is well known for its unique charm. It is home to the oldest and most prestigious universities in the world and it’s the perfect city for any  lover of history or architecture. Cambridge has a wide range of cultural offerings and it’s student vibe make this area incredibly appealing for those who are looking to live in an energetic environment.

With plenty of emblematic buildings, museums and galleries as well as green and recreational areas, Cambridge is also the perfect spot for family life. It is a city where all services run smoothly, crime rates are quite low and public and private schools are excellent. It is also very well connected with the capital city of London.

Cambridge was described as one of the “most beautiful cities in the world” by Forbes magazine in 2010. You can find more information about Cambridge on this link.

Cambridge city centre near the River Cam canal at sunset.

Peterborough is located in the outskirts of Cambridgeshire and its central location is perfect if you are planning to travel around the country. Peterborough is a city full of history and its 13th century Norman cathedral is certainly its main gem. It is a perfect place to raise a family, with plenty of outdoor activities as well as plenty of entertainment within the urban area. For more information about Peterborough simply visit this link.